Debbie Burka is currently Director of Planning and Policy at Norway House Cree Nation, and formerly Chief of Political Staff at the Grand Chief’s Office of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs. She is a human resources specialist who has worked as the Human Resources Liaison for Peguis First Nation for seven years prior to joining AMC in 2007. Prior to this she worked with the Provincial Government as a Human Resource Specialist for fifteen years. She has a wealth of experience working with First Nation communities and all their levels of government. She served on the board of the Apprenticeship and Trades Qualification Board for the Province of Manitoba. Debbie is a member of Peguis First Nation.